Etymology

1. ferric

adjective. of or relating to or containing iron.

Etymology

  • ferricus (Latin)
  • ferrum (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Ferric Oxide

  • superoxide
  • peroxide
  • dioxide
  • dockside

Example sentences of the word ferric-oxide


1. Noun Phrase
That rust-brown stripe on the back of the card consists of a piece of plastic coated with ferric oxide.

2. Noun Phrase
Hydrated iron(III) oxide, or ferric oxide, is commonly known as rust.

3. Noun Phrase
Add steam and a catalyst such as ferric oxide.

4. Noun Phrase
The main hazard of ferric oxide is inhaling it as a fine dust or fumes.

2. oxide

noun. ['ˈɑːkˌsaɪd'] any compound of oxygen with another element or a radical.

Synonyms

  • zirconium dioxide
  • nitrogen oxide
  • sulphur oxide
  • unslaked lime
  • minium
  • tetroxide
  • silica
  • flowers of zinc
  • philosophers' wool
  • ferric oxide
  • monoxide
  • copper oxide
  • titanium dioxide
  • sulfur oxide
  • calx
  • burnt lime
  • trioxide
  • calcium oxide
  • titanic oxide
  • chemical compound
  • titanium oxide
  • silicon dioxide
  • philosopher's wool
  • peroxide
  • pentoxide
  • lime
  • titania
  • dioxide
  • red lead
  • calcined lime
  • zinc oxide
  • superoxide
  • compound
  • silicon oxide
  • zirconium oxide
  • quicklime
  • fluxing lime

Antonyms

  • rough
  • smooth
  • simple
  • decrease
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